When we embark on this journey as fathers and husbands, we are making a choice, but at that time it doesn’t seem like we are making such a monumental one. Things like getting married and choosing to have kids with your wife are the easy things. The other things that you chose at these times are to be the leader at all times. You’re constantly under scrutiny, but at the same time, they all hold you to the highest regard in the first place, and if not, you’ve screwed something up. Something recently made me think about all of this and how we’re always looked upon to be the one who leads.
While out at my kids soccer game this weekend, tensions were high. It was a playoff game and both teams were evenly matched. It went into a sudden death shootout and my kid’s team was defeated. It sucked for most parents to deal with this, but one guy in particular started raging and screaming, claiming we had been cheated. He was arguing with the official and his kids looked like they wanted to run away. It got me thinking about how as a father you set the tone that not only others see, but how your children and wife will fall in line. Today’s article will go over how you can be a good role model and leader in these situations.
“Strength and growth come only continuous effort and struggle.”
Today we’re going lighten up on the seriousness of subjects and have a little productive fun that involves your kid. But before we start, we’re going to review the story of Milo. No, not the gay Milo that has earned notoriety by triggering SJWs. We’re referring to Milo of Croton, the man of immense strength said to rival that of Hercules. Continue reading “No Gym? Use Your Kids!”